- Astronaut John Glenn's historic flight plan sold for $67K
Phoenix Arizona Republic, Friday - 07/22/2016 - 11:18 AM
In-flight instructions used by astronaut John Glenn during his historic 1962 Mercury spaceflight have been sold at auction.
- How 'Pokemon Go' went from prank to phenomenon
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Friday - 07/22/2016 - 08:47 AM
The origin of "Pokemon Go" is as peculiar as any of the Voltorbs or Snorlaxes that players track and capture in the surprise hit game.
- Peter Copping to leave Oscar de la Renta, return to Europe
The Southern, Thursday - 07/21/2016 - 06:47 AM
Oscar de la Renta says its creative director Peter Copping is leaving after two years in the job.
- Leslie Jones is just the latest casualty of Twitter abuse
Associated Press, Wednesday - 07/20/2016 - 07:17 PM
amp;quot;Ghostbusters" star Leslie Jones publicly abandoned Twitter , one of several celebrities to do so after becoming the target of sexist and racist abuse on the service.
- Trump speechwriter apologizes for Melania Trump's speech
Associated Press, Wednesday - 07/20/2016 - 01:17 PM
A speechwriter for Donald Trump's company said Wednesday she made a mistake and apologized for using passages from a 2008 Michelle Obama speech in the Republican party convention speech delivered by Melania Trump.
- First lady's 'Carpool Karaoke' video airing Wednesday
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Tuesday - 07/19/2016 - 12:47 PM
Michelle Obama's "Carpool Karaoke" joyride with James Corden will air Wednesday on the late-night host's CBS show.
- Media coverage highlights of GOP's first night
Associated Press, Tuesday - 07/19/2016 - 12:12 AM
A look at the 2016 Republican National Convention through a media lens:
- Punk pioneer Alan Vega dies at 78
Daily Oklahoman, Monday - 07/18/2016 - 10:19 AM
Former Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins says punk pioneer Alan Vega has died. Rollins announced the death on his website and has released what he describes as a family-approved statement.
- Stephen Colbert crashes RNC stage for 'Hunger Games' prank
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Monday - 07/18/2016 - 07:02 AM
A video posted online shows "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert taking over the microphone on stage in Cleveland in a "Hunger Games" themed prank at the site of the Republican National Convention, which begins Monday.
- Taylor Swift defends herself in latest salvo in Kanye battle
Kansas City Star, Monday - 07/18/2016 - 06:47 AM
In the latest installment of the beef between Taylor Swift, Kanye West and his wife, Kim Kardashian, Kardashsian posted video on Snapchat on Sunday of an old call between West and Swift in which West appears to tell Swift that he's going to rap about her and suggests that they should have sex; Swift gives her approval and thanks West for asking her in advance.
- Amazon's Jeff Bezos gets cameo in new 'Star Trek' film
Associated Press, Saturday - 07/16/2016 - 08:23 AM
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos got to live out every Trekkie's fantasy by playing an alien in the new "Star Trek" movie.
- Rolling Stone frontman Mick Jagger expecting his 8th child
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 07/15/2016 - 02:47 AM
Mick Jagger's representatives say the rock legend is expecting his eighth child. The representatives confirmed a report by People magazine and other media outlets that Jagger's girlfriend, Melanie Hamrick, 29, is pregnant. Jagger, the 72-year-old frontman of the Rolling Stones, already has seven children — Georgia, James, Jade, Elizabeth, Lucas, Karis and Gabriel — who range in age from 45 to 17. W magazine, which reports on fashion and celebrities, says Hamrick is a ballerina who has performed with the American Ballet Theatre in New York. In May, fellow Rolling Stone Ron Wood became a father again at 68 after his wife, Sally Humphreys, gave birth to twin girls.
- Sundance moves screenings, events out of Ogden, Utah
Miami Herald, Thursday - 07/14/2016 - 02:31 PM
Ogden, Utah, will no longer host events for the Sundance Film Festival. …